Westminster City Council has 385 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 385 unfurnished and empty homes in Westminster City Council.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Knightsbridge and Belgravia ward, where you have 9 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Westminster City Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

James Dylan Thomson, Labour Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Their comments: All Westminster Labour candidates are supporting this pledge, please see pages 10-11 of our manifesto: https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/labourclp250/pages/1096/attachments/original/1521622381/Westminster_Labour_2018_Manifesto.pdf?1521622381
Marini Annabel Helen Thorne, Labour Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Their comments: All Westminster Labour candidates are supporting this pledge, please see pages 10-11 of our manifesto: https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/labourclp250/pages/1096/attachments/original/1521622381/Westminster_Labour_2018_Manifesto.pdf?1521622381
Peter William Heap, Labour Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Their comments: All Westminster Labour candidates are supporting this pledge, please see pages 10-11 of our manifesto: https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/labourclp250/pages/1096/attachments/original/1521622381/Westminster_Labour_2018_Manifesto.pdf?1521622381
Rachael Robathan, Conservative and Unionist Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Chas Foulds, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Elizabeth Suzanne Hitchcock, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Jonah Louis Weisz, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Rosamund Durnford-Slater, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Tony Devenish, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

For candidates

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.